UPDATE: Two dead, three injured in wrong-way crash on tollway in Frisco
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident that occurred last night (Saturday) in the southbound lanes of Dallas North Tollway.
Multiple emergency responders from Frisco FD/EMS and PD along with DPS Troopers responded to the scene just before 11PM on southbound Dallas North Tollway near John Hickman Parkway.
Officials say a pickup truck was traveling the wrong direction on the tollway when it struck an SUV head-on. The driver of the wrong-way vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. One person in the SUV was also pronounced deceased at the scene.
Three others were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
An investigation into why the pickup truck driver was traveling the wrong way is under investigation.
All southbound lanes were diverted for a few hours last night while DPS investigated the scene.